The monument of matrones conteining seuen seuerall lamps of virginitie, or distinct treatises; whereof the first fiue concerne praier and meditation: the other two last, precepts and examples, as the woorthie works partlie of men, partlie of women; compiled for the necessarie vse of both sexes out of the sacred Scriptures, and other approoued authors, by Thomas Bentley of Graies Inne student.
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In time of drought for raine.

O GOD heauenlie father, which by thy sonne Iesus Christ hast promi∣sed to all them that seeke thy king∣dome, and the righteousnesse there∣of, all things necessarie to their bo∣dilie sustenance; send vs, wee be∣seech thee, in this our necessitie, such moderate raine and showers, that we may receiue the fruites of the earth to our com∣fort, and to thy honor, through Iesus Christ our Lord,

Amen.